Discovery certificate for object 2016yf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 661 [ 2016TNSTR..61....1Y ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-01-28 15:59:34
Sender: Dr. David Young
Source Group: Pan-STARRS1

David Young report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016yf
Discoverer internal name: PS16aak
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:09:16.733 (122.319722143) DEC = +32:34:58.73 (32.5829809221)
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 12:13:06 (JD=2457402.0090972)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-01-14 12:13:06
Flux: 21.2816 ABMag
Filter: w-PS1
Instrument: GPC1
Telescope: Pan-STARRS

Last non-detection:
Archival info: SDSS

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016yf